Experientia

, Volume 34, Issue 8, pp 1029–1030 | Cite as

Olfactory sensitivity inAulacophora foveicollis Lucas (Coleoptera: Chrysomellidae) in relation to its host plant

  • A. K. Sinha
Specialia
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Summary

Food-perception ability ofAulacophora foveicollis is adversely affected by bilateral antennectomy, but remains unaffected by unilateral antennectomy.

Keywords

Host Plant Olfactory Sensitivity 

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. K. Sinha
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  1. 1.Department of ZoologyBareilly CollegeBareillyIndia

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